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This test consists of 15 multiple choice questions and 5 short answer questions.
Multiple Choice Questions
1. The name Fresno is Spanish for what word?
(a) Strong sun.
(b) Dry land.
(c) The ash tree.
(d) Flowing waters.
2. Where does Summer live when she is introduced in the novel?
3. What is the name of the foster sister who has abused Ashante in the novel?
4. Brendan is a veteran of what war?
(a) United States and Mexico.
(b) United States and Afghanistan.
(c) United States and Iraq.
(d) United States and Vietnam.
5. What is the name of Kristina's mother?
(a) Autumn Rose Shepherd.
(b) Marie Haskins.
(c) Summer Lily Kenwood.
(d) Cora Shepherd.
6. What are the names of Kristina's two youngest sons?
(a) Donald and David.
(b) John and Jack.
(c) Roger and Ralph.
(d) Bert and Brett.
7. Trey is released from prison shortly before what holiday?
(c) Flag Day.
8. Summer's father used to be a crank addict but now is simply what, in the beginning of the novel?
(a) A veteran.
(b) A banker.
(c) A junkie.
(d) An alcoholic.
9. Who is distant and openly disgusted to Summer's ordeal and the cut on her face?
10. What is Summer's middle name?
11. What is the name of Autumn's father?
(a) Robert Douglas.
(b) Scott Haskins.
(c) Summer Lily Kenwood
(d) Trey Shepherd.
12. Who is Kristina's second child?
13. The San Joaquin Valley extends from the Sacramento - San Joaquin River Delta in the north to ________ in the south.
(a) The Golden Trout Wilderness.
(b) Mt. Lassen.
(c) The Tehachapi Mountains.
(d) Monterey Bay.
14. In California, Fresno is the county seat of __________.
(a) Mammoth County.
(b) Yosemite County.
(c) Fresno County.
(d) Sequoia County.
15. Who shares the foster home in which Summer lives in the beginning of the novel?
(a) 2 girls.
(b) 4 girls.
(c) 3 boys.
(d) 1 boy.
Short Answer Questions
1. Which boyfriend of Kristina's does Hunter learn has beat her up again before she faces possession charges?
2. Who learns that his father is upset because Kristina has been in contact about another of her schemes in the beginning of the novel?
3. How many children does Kristina have?
4. How old is Autumn in the beginning of the novel?
5. Hunter has a radio remote show from the game between UNR and what team in the novel?
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